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Kulturhuset i Bergen

Bergen city centre
Accessible with wheelchair The venue has serving

Kulturhuset (the House of culture) in Bergen is located in Vaskerelven 8, in the city center of Bergen.

Kulturhuset has its own bar and restaurant, and arranges concerts and club events. The house spans across four floors and contains three stages, three bars, a restaurant, gallery, meeting spaces, offices and a large rooftop garden.


  • Wheelchair access: Yes, all floors are accessible
  • Accessible toilet: Yes
  • Lift: Yes

Festival bar

Kulturhuset's Lillesalen on the 1. floor is the place to meet before or after a Festival performance.
The opening hours are:
Wedneday 01 June

Thursday 02 June

Friday 03 June

Saturday 04 June

Sunday 05 June
Closed. Kulturhuset has the mezzanine and restaurant open until midnight.

Monday 06 June

Tuesday 07 June



  • Kulturhuset is located in the City Centre of Bergen. 
  • The address is Vaskerelven 8.


  • Evening events at Kulturhuset i Bergen have an 18-year age limit due to serving of alcohol. However, for festival events Kulturhuset offers a guardianship scheme with guardians 23 years or older for those between 12 and 17 years. 
  • Download guardianship form.


  • We encourage our audience to leave the car at home and use public transportation to the city centre. 
  • Find relevant time tables at
  • Bergen City Bike is an efficient and environmentally friendly means to get around the city centre. You can find a bike station in Neumanns gate 2 minutes walk from Kulturhuset. 


  • Parking is available approximately within five minutes of walking at Nøstet.


  • Kulturhuset has a bar and restaurant. Read more.


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